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elongated adj
1 drawn out or made longer spatially; "Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page" [syn: extended, lengthened, prolonged]
2 having notably more length than width; being long and slender; "an elongate tail tapering to a point"; "the old man's gaunt and elongated frame" [syn: elongate]

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English

Adjective

  1. extensive in length
  2. stretched

Translations

extensive in length
stretched

Verb

elongated
  1. past of elongate

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